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Canopy

(Science: botany) branches and foliage of a tree above ground or water.


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Facts about the butaan

I know they can grow up to 7 feet in length, and are close relatives of the Komodo Dragon. The live in the canopies of Polillo Island, Phillippeans. Favorite food source of the Butaan is the redish-orange fruit of the Pandanas palm trees. Animal planet did a special on these ...

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by Crosman
Tue Feb 06, 2007 4:58 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Facts about the butaan
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ESSENTIAL COMPONENT OF PHOTOSYNTHESIS-CHLOROPHYLL

... by plants and algae. Most photosynthetic organisms do not have pigments which absorb green light well, thus most remaining light under leaf canopies in forests or under water with abundant plankton is green, a spectral effect called the "green window". Some organisms, such as cyanobacteria ...

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by dipjyoti
Sun Sep 24, 2006 7:48 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: ESSENTIAL COMPONENT OF PHOTOSYNTHESIS-CHLOROPHYLL
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Views: 6775


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